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#7 Richmond upsets #2 Illinois State, 39-27, advances to FCS semis

A Jacobi Green touchdown with 2:19 to go helped Richmond hold off an Illinois State rally to push the Spiders to a 39-27 win Friday.


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Richmond takes down Northern Iowa

Five players scored in double figures as Richmond produced a balanced winning effort to down Northern Iowa, 82-67, on Saturday night.


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Florida rips Richmond, 76-56

Florida (6-1) claimed a 76-56 win over Richmond (4-3) in non-conference basketball action in Gainesville on Tuesday night.


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Richmond upsets #14 Cal, 94-90

Playing nationally-ranked teams in consecutive days, the Spiders put on a spectacular performance in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational to down No. 14 Cal, 94-90.


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#22 West Virginia holds off Richmond, 67-59

Richmond displayed a gutsy and tough performance, but ultimately came up short in a 67-59 defeat to No. 22 West Virginia in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational on Thursday night.


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Richmond basketball blasts Bethune-Cookman, 89-64

Richmond senior Terry Allen tallied a double-double of 23 points and a career-high 13 rebounds to lead Richmond to an 89-64 win over Bethune-Cookman on Saturday night.


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Richmond races past Wake Forest, 91-82

The Richmond Spiders put up big points yet again to prevail 91-82 at Wake Forest on Wednesday night. Richmond (2-1) won its fourth game over the Demon Deacons in the last six meetings, and it marked the 17th Spider win over a power-five squad in the last decade.


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Men’s basketball: Richmond bounces back, tops Stetson, 108-85

Four players scored in double figures, led by T.J. Cline’s career-high 27 points, as Richmond defeated Stetson, 108-85, in a home game in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational.


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Richmond basketball announces signing class

This week, Richmond basketball welcomed National Letters of Intent from three tremendous recruits in G De’Monte Buckingham (6-4, 185), G Nick Sherod (6-4, 185) and C Grant Golden (6-9, 210). With all considered three-star recruits by different outlets, the class currently ranks 67th in the nation, according to CBS Sports.


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Richmond Spiders basketball releases program-record TV schedule

Richmond Spiders basketball will have a program-record 28 regular season games broadcast on television this year.


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University of Richmond basketball releases home game times

Richmond men’s basketball has announced the game times for the remaining UR home games in the Robins Center.


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Former Richmond Spiders Darrius Garrett, Josh Duinker sign new pro basketball contracts

Former Richmond Spider basketball players Darrius Garrett and Josh Duinker have signed new pro contracts for the upcoming season.


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Richmond men’s basketball announces 2015-16 schedule

Richmond men’s basketball released its 2015-16 schedule on Thursday. Highlighted by a trip to Las Vegas for the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational, the Spiders will play potentially five BCS opponents and will have at least 12 games against postseason teams from last season, as 12 opponents finished in the top 100 of last year’s NCAA RPI.


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University of Richmond names Robins Center floor Dick Tarrant Court

Beginning with the 2015-16 season, when Spider basketball teams are victorious in the Robins Center, the triumphs will be accomplished and celebrated on a floor named for the school’s all-time winningest coach.


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Richmond basketball to play West Virginia in Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational

Richmond will play West Virginia on Thursday, Nov. 26 at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT with the game airing nationally on FOX Sports 1.


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Former Richmond basketball standout Kendall Anthony to play professionally in Turkey

Former Richmond standout Kendall Anthony ‘15 will continue his basketball career as a professional player in Turkey.


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UR basketball alum Justin Harper to play for Detroit Pistons summer league team

Former Richmond men’s basketball standout Justin Harper will be playing for the Detroit Pistons Summer League team, starting on Saturday, July 4.


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Richmond men’s basketball promotes Rob Jones to associate head coach

Richmond men’s basketball’s Rob Jones has been promoted to associate head coach, head coach Chris Mooney announced today.


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Richmond basketball adds Continental Tire Las Vegas holiday event

Richmond men’s basketball will be competing in the 15th annual Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational, the tournament group announced today.


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Richmond signs guard Jesse Pistokache for 2015 class

Richmond men’s basketball has signed 6-3 guard Jesse Pistokache for the 2015 class. Pistokache comes to Richmond from Johnson Ferry Christian Academy (Marietta, Ga.), where he played for his senior year of high school.


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Richmond hires Marcus Jenkins as assistant basketball coach

The University of Richmond men’s basketball program has hired Marcus Jenkins as assistant coach, head coach Chris Mooney announced today.


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Diekvoss, Smithen to transfer from Richmond basketball program

Richmond men’s basketball freshmen Chandler Diekvoss and Kadeem Smithen will be transferring from the program, head coach Chris Mooney has announced.


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Miami advances in NIT with 63-61 win over Richmond

Miami used a strong second-half push to overcome Richmond and win a 63-61 decision to advance to the NIT Semifinals.


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Richmond wins overtime thriller over Arizona State in NIT

Richmond (21-13) treated its home fans to yet another thrilling victory in the Robins Center, defeating Arizona State (18-16), 76-70 in overtime in the NIT Second Round.


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Richmond Spiders use team effort to advance In NIT

Six players scored in double figures and the Richmond Spiders held off a late Terrier run to earn an 84-74 win in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament (NIT).


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Richmond garners NIT #1 seed, will host St. Francis

The Richmond Spiders will enter the postseason as a one seed in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT), hosting St. Francis (N.Y.) on Wednesday night at the Robins Center.


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VCU advances in A-10 with 70-67 win over Richmond

In yet another epic battle between two city rivals, VCU came out with 70-67 win over Richmond in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament in the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.


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Richmond downs Saint Louis On Senior Day, secures A-10 bye

Richmond (19-12, 12-6) led for more than 37 minutes en route to a 67-51 win over Saint Louis (11-18, 3-15) on Senior Day at the Robins Center.


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Richmond tops UMass for fifth win in a row

The Richmond Spiders took a 16-13 lead with 10 minutes remaining in the first half and never trailed again en route to a 56-53 win at UMass.


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Hot Richmond Spiders win fourth in a row

The Richmond Spiders made winning plays in the final minute yet again, holding off a late Saint Joseph’s rally to win 63-57 in the City of Brotherly Love.